Tetraponera liengmei

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Tetraponera liengmei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Tetraponera
Species: T. liengmei
Binomial name
Tetraponera liengmei
(Forel, 1894)

MCZ ENT Tetraponera-liengmei hal.jpg

MCZ ENT Tetraponera-liengmei had.jpg

Specimen Label

Identification

A member of the Tetraponera allaborans species-group.

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Mozambique (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

AntMapLegend.png

Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

Check data from AntWeb

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • liengmei. Sima liengmei Forel, 1894b: 88 (w.m.) MOZAMBIQUE. Combination in S. (Tetraponera): Arnold, 1916: 181; in Tetraponera: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 798.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.

Description

References